We are currently recruiting for 1 position

Marketing & Communications Manager: Closing date Monday 24 May 2021

Job Vacancy

Marketing & Communications Manager

Full time, permanent position
Salary: £25,295- £28,672
Hours: Full-time (37.5 hours per week excluding breaks)
Reporting to: Executive Director
Responsible for: Occasional freelance marketing & PR
staff, interns and volunteers
Location: Midlands Art Centre (MAC), Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 24 May 2021
Interviews: Tuesday 8 June 2021

We are seeking a passionate and experienced marketeer to join us! An important role in this small team, you will be responsible for planning and implementing all marketing, communications and audience development activity across all areas of our work, ensuring that the company brand, profile and activities achieve a high level of recognition across the arts sector and beyond.

You will be a proactive self-starter, keen to play a key part in our ambitious plans for the future, including a major citywide heritage project to coincide with the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham; a varied and innovative programme of live and online dance, music and theatre performances; and increasing our national and international partnerships and collaborations. A key focus will be on retaining existing, and developing new, audiences in the wake of COVID-19 and adapting marketing materials and channels accordingly in order to meet the changing needs of audiences.

If you’re looking for the next exciting step in your marketing career, this could be it; a perfect opportunity for someone who thrives on working in a busy environment, overseeing and delivering our marketing and PR activity.

How To Apply

Job Description & Person Specification (Word Document)
Job Description & Person Specification (PDF)

Application Form (Word Document)
Application Form (PDF)

Please complete all sections of the Application Form and email to info@sampad.org.uk by no later than Monday 24 May 2021.

Please note that CVs will only be accepted as supplementary information. For further information, please email info@sampad.org.uk.


Sampad offers a range of valuable professional development opportunities for artists and people working in the arts and culture sector.

Professional development has always been an important strand of Sampad’s work. By empowering people to strengthen their creative skills, we are helping to fuel the sector as a whole, so that it can progress and continue to move forward.

We have strong relationships with partner organisations in the UK, Europe and beyond and this enables us to offer some excellent training, skills development and placement opportunities, in a variety of interesting settings.

For more information, please contact info@sampad.org.uk.